Gov. Kate Brown signed the bill as the massive Bootleg fire raged in southern Oregon.
“I’m hopeful this tragedy will inspire our elected leaders to take action to restore our rivers before it is too late.”
Climate change is mixing with neglect of fire safety rules, arson and other factors to spur a nightmarish fire season in Russia.
From beans to Beyond Meat, have you ever wondered which alternative to meat is best for the planet? (Hint: They're all better than meat.)
"There's absolutely no question that climate change is playing out before our eyes," Gov. Kate Brown said.
People were trapped in waist-high water on the subway and cars floated through the streets as severe floods tore through China’s Henan province.
But there are some big “ifs.”
The vibrant ecosystem of North America's largest saltwater lake is under serious threat from water diversion and climate change-fueled drought.
Environmentalists say the birds are being sacrificed to climate change and wasteful agricultural irrigation.
"It’s not the ’60s and I’m not a hippie. Neither am I in my experimental teens or 20s. Yet here I am: a mom on mushrooms."